No Tri-State Sears and Kmart stores on initial list of closings

(FOX19) - Sears Holding Corporation has released a list of Sears and Kmart stores that will be closing due to poor holiday sales. So far, no Tri-State stores are scheduled to be closed.

The list shows 79 of the planned 100 to 120 stores that will be closed. While the list contains several stores in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana, none of them are in the Tri-State area.

According to Sears, a typical store that is being closed employs between 40 and 80 associates.

Additional store closing are still scheduled to be announced.

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